snakily
adverb see snaky

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • snakily — See snaky. * * * …   Universalium

  • snakily — adverb In a snaky manner …   Wiktionary

  • snakily — adv. in a snake like manner; windingly; sinuously; insidiously, treacherously …   English contemporary dictionary

  • snakily — snak·i·ly …   English syllables

  • snakily — ˈsnākə̇lē, li adverb : in a snaky manner …   Useful english dictionary

  • snaky — snakily, adv. snakiness, n. /snay kee/, adj., snakier, snakiest. 1. of or pertaining to snakes. 2. abounding in snakes, as a place. 3. snakelike; twisting, winding, or sinuous. 4. venomous; treacherous or insidious: a snaky remark. 5 …   Universalium

  • snaky — also snakey adjective Date: 1567 1. of, formed of, or entwined with snakes < the Gorgon with snaky hair Joseph Addison > 2. serpentine, snakelike < snaky coils > 3. suggestive of a snake < the oiliness and snaky insinuation of his demeanor Thomas …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • snakiness — See snakily. * * * …   Universalium

  • wryneck — /ruy nek /, n. 1. Informal. a. torticollis. b. a person having torticollis. 2. any of several small Old World climbing birds of the subfamily Jynginae, of the woodpecker family, noted for the peculiar habit of twisting the head and neck. [1575… …   Universalium

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